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doesn't use the word combat does not mean combat isn't happening. jennifer griffin on the top story at the bottom of the hour live at her post at the pentagon again tonight with a closer look at what's being said and what is actually happening. jennifer, we were told combat operations in iraq were over. >> if you listened to president obama last tuesday you would have thought so. take a listen. >> tonight i'm announcing that the american combat mission in iraq has ended. operation iraqi freedom is over and the iraqi people now have lead responsibility for the security of their country. >> but, tonight, two u.s. soldiers were killed in northern iraq by an iraqi wearing an iraqi army uniform so those are the first deaths since the president announced that combat operations had ended. >> shepard: and on sunday, jennifer, they came to the rescue of an iraqi forces in baghdad. >> that's right. in fact, six suicide bombers had breached a headquarters, army headquarters and we're told that two u.s. soldiers had to help them fight their way out. they fired they suicide bombers. they have be
deal on record. pentagon spokesman says they will notify white house about the agreement. jennifer griffin is live at the pentagon tonight. >> it's $60 billion and would include 84 new f-15 fighter jets, upgrade of 70 more f-15 fighter jets. 70 apache helicopters, 36 little birds, those are helicopters, shep. those are the first phase. this is targeted at iran. >> shepard: the saudis all about it but the israelis not so much. >> israelis were nervous when they heard about it. they sent the defense minister to washington to talk to pentagon and sent the prime minister benjamin netanyahu. he raised it with the white house, with president obama. now the israelis are feeling better about it. they have assurances that the parts and maintenance will be done by the u.s. there won't be a way for if the fallen to someone else's hands they could be used to attack israel. >> shepard: we should note this could put a lot of people to work. >> boeing could make jobs. white house is quiet about this but they'll out the this. this is happening in a key battleground state, swing state of missouri,
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